For population 25 years and over in Ulysses:
For population 15 years and over in Ulysses village:
0 residents are foreign born
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2011: $725 (2.2%)
Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Lincoln, NE (33.0 miles , pop. 225,581).
Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Chicago, IL (496.3 miles , pop. 2,896,016).
Nearest cities: Surprise, NE (2.4 miles) , Staplehurst, NE (2.6 miles ), Garrison, NE (2.7 miles) , Bee, NE (3.0 miles ), Dwight, NE (3.1 miles ), Rising City, NE (3.2 miles ), Gresham, NE (3.3 miles ), Seward, NE (3.5 miles ).
Latitude: 41.07 N, Longitude: 97.20 W
Area code: 402
Unemployment in July 2013:
Population change in the 1990s: +21 (+8.2%).
Work and jobs in Ulysses: detailed stats about occupations, industries, unemployment, workers, commute
Average climate in Ulysses, Nebraska
Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations
Ulysses-area historical tornado activity is above Nebraska state average. It is 210% greater than the overall U.S. average.
On 5/5/1964, a category F5 (max. wind speeds 261-318 mph) tornado 19.5 miles away from the Ulysses village center killed 4 people and injured 50 people and caused between $500,000 and $5,000,000 in damages.
On 6/13/2001, a category F4 (max. wind speeds 207-260 mph) tornado 14.4 miles away from the village center injured 2 people and caused $1 million in damages.
Earthquake activity:Ulysses-area historical earthquake activity is below Nebraska state average. It is 97% smaller than the overall U.S. average.
On 8/9/1997 at 17:46:03, a magnitude 3.4 (3.4 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi, Class: Light, Intensity: II - III) earthquake occurred 50.0 miles away from the city center
On 6/20/2002 at 04:29:40, a magnitude 3.5 (3.3 MB, 3.5 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 79.7 miles away from Ulysses center
On 7/16/2004 at 12:17:30, a magnitude 3.5 (3.5 MW, 3.3 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 91.7 miles away from the city center
On 7/18/1990 at 02:47:03, a magnitude 3.0 (3.0 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 95.8 miles away from the city center
Magnitude types: regional Lg-wave magnitude (LG), body-wave magnitude (MB), moment magnitude (MW)
Natural disasters:The number of natural disasters in Butler County (12) is near the US average (12).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 11
Emergencies Declared: 1
Causes of natural disasters: Storms: 7, Floods: 5, Tornadoes: 3, Snow: 1, Wind: 1, Winter Storm: 1, Flood: 1, Hurricane: 1, Ice Storm: 1, Snowstorm: 1, Winter Storm: 1 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Hospitals/medical centers near Ulysses:
Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Ulysses:
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2011: 5.9%
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Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
No gay or lesbian households reported
Ulysses compared to Nebraska state average:
Most commonly used house heating fuel:
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Religion statistics for Ulysses (based on Butler County data)Percentage of population affiliated with a religious congregations: 58.15%
Breakdown of population affiliated with a religious congregations
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Food Environment Statistics:
Number of grocery stores: 2
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 5
Number of full-service restaurants: 3
Adult diabetes rate:
Adult obesity rate:
Low-income preschool obesity rate:
Ulysses government finances in 2002(per resident):
5.88% of this county's 2006 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2005 ($27,714 average adjusted gross income)
10 or fewer of this county's residents moved from foreign countries between 2005 and 2006.
Top counties from which taxpayers relocated into this county between 2005 and 2006:
7.47% of this county's 2005 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2006 ($25,977 average adjusted gross income)
10 or fewer of this county's residents moved to foreign countries between 2005 and 2006.
Top counties to which taxpayers relocated from this county between 2005 and 2006:
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FCC Registered Antenna Towers:2
FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers:2
FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses:1
2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System Incidents:
Total of 1 patent application in 2008-2013.